Mucci: 3 definitions


Mucci means something in Buddhism, Pali, Tamil. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

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Pali-English dictionary

Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

mucci : (aor. of muccati) became free.

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Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Mucci (ಮುಚ್ಚಿ):—[noun] an attendant or messenger; a peon.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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Tamil dictionary

Source: DDSA: University of Madras: Tamil Lexicon

Mucci (முச்சி) noun < உச்சி. [uchi.] [Malayalam: mucci.]

1. Crown of head; தலையுச்சி. மகளை . . . முச்சி மோந்து [thalaiyuchi. magalai . . . muchi monthu] (சூளாமணி இரதநூ. [sulamani irathanu.] 102).

2. Tuft of hair on the head; கொண்டை முடி. இவள் போதவிழ் முச்சி யூதும் வண்டே [kondai mudi. ival pothavizh muchi yuthum vande] (ஐங்குறுநூறு [aingurunuru] 93).

3. Crest; சூட்டு. வாகையொண்பூப் புரையு முச்சிய தோகை [suttu. vagaiyonpup puraiyu muchiya thogai] (பரிபாடல் [paripadal] 14, 7).

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Mucci (முச்சி) noun See முச்சில். [muchil.] (W.)

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Mucci (முச்சி) noun < Hindustain mōcī.

1. Stationer, one who serves out stationery in a public office; கச்சேரிகளில் உத்தியோகஸ்தர்க்கு எழுதுமை கருவி முதலியன சித்தஞ்செய்து கொடுக் கும் வேலையாள். [kacherigalil uthiyogastharkku ezhuthumai karuvi muthaliyana sithancheythu kodug kum velaiyal.] (C. G.)

2. One who works in leather; தோல்வினைஞன். [tholvinaignan.] (C. G.)

3. Sheath-maker; உறைகாரன். (அகராதி நிகண்டு) [uraigaran. (agarathi nigandu)]

4. See முச்சியன் [muchiyan],

1. (M. M.)

5. Painter; வர்ணக்காரன். [varnakkaran.] (W.)

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Tamil is an ancient language of India from the Dravidian family spoken by roughly 250 million people mainly in southern India and Sri Lanka.

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